London - United Kingdom Data Governance Analyst


Job description

Prima is a European tech company that has been disrupting the insurance industry since its launch in Italy in 2015. In 2018 we achieved a €100M investment from Goldman Sachs and Blackstone, the largest in Italian tech history, and we now boast over 2.5 million active clients. In 2022 we also launched in the UK and Spain, becoming a global team.

Our goal is to be the most successful Insurtech and best insurance provider in Europe, measured by the value that we can create and share with our customers.

As a Data Governance Analyst within our Federated Data Governance team, you will play a key role in developing and implementing effective data management and governance in support of a Data Mesh architecture. You will work closely with domain data product owners, data producers, data consumers and other stakeholders to define data governance policies, procedures, and best practices that ensure the discoverability, compliance, quality and interoperability of our data products.

Specifically, you will be responsible for these activities:

  • Establishing and enforcing data governance standards and best practices across domains, promoting data governance awareness and fostering a culture of data-driven decision-making.
  • Collaborating with domain data product owners, data engineers and relevant stakeholders to assess data governance needs, introduce necessary standards and data quality controls, and ensure compliance.
  • Developing and implementing data processes and practices, including data lineage tracking, data quality management, metadata management, data issue resolution etc.
  • Establishing metrics to monitor data governance adoption and adherence to data governance policies and procedures within each domain, track key performance indicators, and identify areas for improvement.
  • Collaborating with Platform teams to ensure data governance principles are integrated into data systems, applications, and infrastructure.


You will be the ideal candidate if you meet these requirements:

  • Strong knowledge and understanding of data governance principles, concepts, and best practices within a federated data governance model.
  • Proficiency in developing and implementing data governance policies, policies, procedures, guidelines and in data governance tools and technologies.
  • Experience working with a Data Mesh architecture or similar decentralised data governance models is a plus.
  • Familiarity with data privacy, security, and data protection regulations (e.g., GDPR, CCPA) and their implications on data governance.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders at all levels.

Research shows that some people are less likely to apply for jobs unless they meet every single criterion. At Prima, we are committed to building diverse teams so please apply even if your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with the requirements. You might still be a great fit!


We will give you all you need to express your talent and work at your best:

  • Innovative and informal workplace
  • Latest generation devices and tools
  • Constant training (internal and external)
  • Welfare and company benefits
  • Team building events

We will evaluate salary and contract terms during the interview, in order to ensure you an offer adequate to your experience and to your competence.

The employment is Full Time.

This role can be fully office based, part-remote or fully remote, in European timezones. We currently have offices in London (UK), Milan and Rome (Italy), Madrid (Spain) with more countries due to open soon.


Job info

Full-remote available
London -United Kingdom
Job function
Experience required